Principal Viola – Sydney Youth Orchestra; 2019 AWO Academy Player, Student Royal College of Music London
Australian Hometown: Sydney
Education: Sydney Conservatorium of Music; Royal College of Music, London
Sergio Insuasti was the 2019 AWO Academy Player, and is currently completing postgraduate performance studies at the Royal College of Music London.
Since the age of 14, Sergio has studied Viola under the tutelage of Alex Todicescu, Roger Benedict and Justin Williams.
Prior to studying at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Sergio gained orchestral experience at a young age, being selected as Principal Viola of the SBS Youth Orchestra at the age of 15.
This experience continued to thrive through larger music programmes, performing as Principal Viola for Penrith Symphony Orchestra, Sydney Youth Orchestra and Australian Youth Orchestra programs.
Sergio has attended masterclass and workshops with renowned violists such as Tobias Lea, William Coleman, Mark Tukh and Caroline Henbest. Sergio was also a participant in last year’s International Viola Congress in Wellington, where he performed for Elias Goldstein and Felix Ungar.
Last updated 2020